Tornado Warning issued for Panola, Rusk and Gregg Counties

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for southeastern Gregg County, northwestern Panola County and northern Rusk County until 5:45 p.m.

At approximately 5:09 p.m., National Weather Service meteorologists detected a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado near Kilgore moving east at 25 mph.

A severe thunderstorm warning has also been issued for Cherokee, Rusk and Smith Counties until 5:45 p.m.

Additionally, a severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Harrison and Marion County until 5:45 p.m.

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